# GENERAL CERTIFICATE OF SECONDARY EDUCATION MATHEMATICS B (MEI) B294B

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1 H GENERAL CERTIFICATE OF SECONDARY EDUCATION MATHEMATICS B (MEI) Paper 4 Section B (Higher Tier) B294B * OCE / 14195* Candidates answer on the Question Paper OCR Supplied Materials: None Other Materials Required: Geometrical instruments Scientific or graphical calculator Tracing paper (optional) Friday 15 January 2010 Morning Duration: 1 hour * B B * INSTRUCTIONS TO CANDIDATES Write your name clearly in capital letters, your Centre Number and Candidate Number in the boxes above. Use black ink. Pencil may be used for graphs and diagrams only. Read each question carefully and make sure that you know what you have to do before starting your answer. Show your working. Marks may be given for a correct method even if the answer is incorrect. Answer all the questions. Do not write in the bar codes. Write your answer to each question in the space provided, however additional paper may be used if necessary. INFORMATION FOR CANDIDATES The number of marks is given in brackets [ ] at the end of each question or part question. Section B starts with question 11. You are expected to use a calculator for this section of the paper. Use the π button on your calculator or take π to be unless the question says otherwise. The total number of marks for this Section is 50. This document consists of 12 pages. Any blank pages are indicated. DC (SM/SLM) 14195/7 OCR is an exempt Charity Turn over

2 2 Formulae Sheet: Higher Tier a Area of trapezium = 1 2 (a + b)h h b Volume of prism = (area of cross-section) length crosssection length In any triangle ABC Sine rule a sin A = b sin B = c sin C b C a Cosine rule a 2 = b 2 + c 2 2bc cos A Area of triangle = ab sin C 1 2 A c B 4 3 Volume of sphere = πr 3 r Surface area of sphere = 4πr 2 Volume of cone = πr 2 h Curved surface area of cone = πrl 1 3 l h r The Quadratic Equation The solutions of ax 2 + bx + c = 0, where a 0, are given by x = b ± (b 2 4ac) 2a PLEASE DO NOT WRITE ON THIS PAGE

3 3 11 y 5 4 A x 1 B (a) Describe fully the single transformation that will map shape A onto shape B  (b) Translate shape A, 4 right and 5 down. Label the image C. (c) Reflect shape A in the line x = 1. Label the image D.   (d) Shape C can be mapped onto shape D by a translation followed by a reflection. Write the column vector of the translation and the equation of the mirror line. Vector Equation of mirror line... Turn over

4 12 (a) In the diagram, line PQ is parallel to line ST. 4 P y z x Q S a b T Complete this proof that the angles in a triangle add up to 180. Angle x = Angle... and Angle y = Angle... because... x + y + z = 180 because... So the angles in a triangle add up to 180.  (b) A M P p O T B N In the diagram M, N and P are points on the circle, centre O. TMA and TNB are tangents to the circle. Angle MPN = p. Find the following in terms of p. (i) Angle MON (b)(i)...  (ii) Angle MTN (ii)... 

5 13 (a) A shopkeeper buys a television from a wholesaler for 522. The shopkeeper sells the television for 700. Calculate the percentage profit made by the shopkeeper. 5 (a)... %  (b) The 522 was 45% more than the wholesaler paid the manufacturer. Calculate the price that the wholesaler paid the manufacturer. (b)...  Turn over

6 14 (a) These are the first five terms of a sequence Write down the nth term of this sequence. (a)...  (b) These are the first five terms of another sequence Find an expression for the nth term of this sequence. (b)...  (c) Hence, or otherwise, find an expression for the nth term of this sequence (c)... 

7 15 (a) Complete the table for the equation y = x 2 4x. 7 x y  (b) On the grid draw the graph of y = x 2 4x. y x  (c) By drawing a straight line on your graph, solve these simultaneous equations. y = x 2 4x y = x 2 (c) x =... y =... x =... y =...  Turn over

8 16 On each turn of a game, a player throws two fair ordinary dice. Bill is playing the game and is In Jail. To get out of jail he needs to throw a 6 on both dice. (a) Calculate the probability that Bill does not get out of jail on his first turn. Give your answer as a fraction. 8 (b) Calculate the probability that Bill gets out of jail on his 5th turn. Give your answer as a decimal correct to 2 significant figures. (a)...  (b)... 

9 17 The diagram represents a triangular field. 9 A 100 Not to scale x B 150 m 35 C Calculate the length of x. Give your answer to a suitable degree of accuracy.... m  TURN OVER FOR QUESTION 18

10 18 (a) Describe fully the graph of x 2 + y 2 =  (b) Find algebraically the coordinates of the points of intersection of the line y = x 4 and the curve x 2 + y 2 = 40. (b) (...,...) and (...,...) 

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